Hillshire Brands

NYSE: HSH
Source: BlackBerry Ltd.Each year, 24/7 Wall St. identifies 10 American brands that we predict will disappear before the end of the next year. This year’s list reflects the fact that mergers and...
Douglas A. McIntyre
Source: BlackBerry Ltd.Each year, 24/7 Wall St. identifies 10 American brands that we predict will disappear before the end of the next year. This year’s list reflects the fact that mergers and...
Douglas A. McIntyre
Tyson Foods may have destroyed its own prospects for new investors in its acquisition of Hillshire Brands. Credit Suisse's Robert Moskow has downgraded Tyson to Underperform.
Jon C. Ogg
The bidding was fast and furious, and from the point of view of Hillshire Brands, very satisfying. Tyson Foods announced Monday morning that it has submitted a "unilaterally binding offer" to acquire...
Paul Ausick
It's been two years since the old Sara Lee business was broken up, but as the bidding war over Hillshire Brands proves, there was a lot of pent up value in the diversified consumer goods company and...
Evan Hanson
Pilgrim's Pride raised its buyout offer for Hillshire Brands to $55 a share late Monday. The offer is all cash and is valued at $7.7 billion.
Paul Ausick
The food fight has begun. Just two weeks ago, Hillshire Farms offered to buy Pinnacle Foods for $6.6 billion, sending shares of the owner of Duncan Hines Cake Mix and Birds Eye Frozen Vegetables...
Evan Hanson
Tyson Foods, one of the nation's largest food-processing companies, has made an offer of $50 a share in cash for Hillshire Brands, trumping Tuesday's $45 a share offer from Pilgrim's Pride.
Paul Ausick
Pilgrim’s Pride has unveiled an unsolicited bid of about $6.4 billion to acquire food processor Hillshire Brands.
Paul Ausick
Hillshire Brands woke up investors this Monday morning with the announcement that it has reached a definitive agreement to acquire Pinnacle Foods for a total value of about $6.6 billion.
Paul Ausick
The three major US stock indexes opened mixed this morning following a wealth of data on the Chinese economy. The short version is that the economy is slowing so much and inflation is so low that the...
Paul Ausick
The three major US stock indexes opened lower this morning following on softness in European markets and a mixed close in the Asian markets. There has been little data for investors to chew on over...
Paul Ausick
Source: Jon OggThe Hillshire Brands Company (NYSE: HSH) saw its trading halted today and it did not appear to be due to the trading issues affecting so many NYSE-listed shares.  This is not the sort...
Jon C. Ogg
The three major US stock indexes opened modestly lower this morning as there was little news out of Europe and Asian markets closed mixed. Traders were waiting to hear more from Fed Chairman Bernanke...
Paul Ausick
Source: Jon OggThese are some of the top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations seen in Wall St. research calls this Wednesday.American Tower Corp. (NYSE: AMT): Cut to Neutral at...
Jon C. Ogg